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Title Surface modification technologies V [electronic resource] : proceedings of the Fifth International Conference held in Birmingham, UK, 2-4 September 1991 / editors (proceedings) T.S. Sudarshan, J.F. Braza.
Publication Info. London : Institute of Materials, 1992.
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 Libraries Electronic Books  ELECTRONIC BOOK-Knovel    AVAIL. ONLINE
Description 1 online resource (xii, 902 p.) : ill.
Series Book (Institute of Materials (Great Britain)) ; 529.
Note "The meeting was co-sponsored by The Minerals, Metals and Materials Society, the National Science Foundation (USA) and the Federation of European Materials Societies"--Foreword.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Foreword; Surface Modification Issues for Orthopaedic Implant Bearing Surfaces; The Need for Improved Orthopaedic Bearing Surfaces: A Clinical Perspective; Generation of Debris in Total Hip Replacements Due to Damage of the Articulating Surfaces; The Role of Polymer Particles in the Process of Aseptic Loosening of Joint Arthroplasties; Human Bone Cell Proliferation and the Effects of Implant Wear Debris: An In Vitro Study; In Vivo and In Vitro Wear Behaviour of Alumina Ceramic and UHMWPE Implant Bearing Surfaces in Total Joint Prostheses.
Summary Topics covered in the 5th International Conference include: orthopaedic implants; diamond and related coatings; vapour deposition; ceramic and optical coatings; laser processing and characterisation; tribological evaluations.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Surfaces (Technology) -- Congresses.
Coatings -- Congresses.
Civil engineering.
Added Author Sudarshan, T. S., 1955-
Braza, J. F.
Minerals, Metals and Materials Society.
National Science Foundation (U.S.)
Institute of Materials (Great Britain)
Federation of European Materials Societies.
International Conference on Surface Modification Technology (5th : 1991 : Birmingham, England)
Related To Print version: Surface modification technologies V. London : Institute of Materials, 1992 (DLC) 2002318710
Standard No. 713874359
ISBN 9781907747687 (electronic bk.)
1907747680 (electronic bk.)
9781621985112 (electronic bk.)
1621985113 (electronic bk.)
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